SCORPIONS, TESLA To Team Up For U.S. Tour?

TESLA are rumored to be planning an eight-week U.S. tour with the SCORPIONS starting mid-October. A three-band bill is reportedly being planned, with TESLA occupying the middle slot and an as-yet-undisclosed opener. No further information is currently available. ...

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BLACKMORE'S NIGHT: Tour Dates Announced

BLACKMORE'S NIGHT, the band featuring former DEEP PURPLE/RAINBOW guitarist Ritchie Blackmore and his fiancée Candice Night, have lined up the following dates during the coming months: Jun. 08 - Stockholm, SWE - Chinese Theater Jun. 10 - Helsinki, FIN - House of Culture Jun. 13 - St Petersburg, RUS - Oktyabrskiy Concert Hall Jun. 17 ...

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Australia's BLOODLUST IV 2004 Festival: More Details Announced

More information has been released regarding the upcoming Bloodlust IV 2004 festival, set to be held July 3 at the Blacktown RSL in Sydney, Australia. Described as Australia's premier all-ages extreme metal festival, Bloodlust IV 2004 will feature performances from the following groups: DEEDS OF FLESH PSYCROPTIC ASTRIAAL GOSPEL OF THE HORNS DARKLORD ATOMIZER ABOMINATOR ...

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UNEARTH Complete 'The Great Dividers' Video Shoot

Massachusetts-based metallers UNEARTH have posted the following message on their official web site: "Thanks to everyone who came out to represent in Spanish Harlem NYC for our video shoot. Dale at Raging Nation did a killer job! This guy is one of the best in the business. He has shot videos for HATEBREED, NORA, CANDIRIA, ...

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THE HAUNTED, ENTOMBED To Team Up For Danish Show

THE HAUNTED and ENTOMBED will be teaming up for an exclusive warm-up gig at Stengade in Copenhagen, Denmark on June 9 — the day before their appearance at Sweden Rock festival. As previously reported, THE HAUNTED have completed the tracking for fourth full-length album, tentatively due later in the year through an as-yet-undetermined label (the ...

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MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP: Live DVD Delayed

MICHAEL SCHENKER GROUP's upcoming live DVD, "World Wide Live 2004", has had its release date pushed back, according to a representative for Poland's Metal Mind Productions, who are releasing the disc. The DVD is now not expected to surface before the second half of June. As previously reported, "World Wide Live 2004" was recorded in ...

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HELIX: 30th Anniversary CD, Concert Scheduled For July

According to a posting on the HELIX web site, EMI/Capitol Records will be issuing a compilation album, entitled "Rocking You For 30 Years", to coincide with the band's upcoming anniversary show on Saturday, July 17 at the Sanderson Centre in Brantford, Ontario. The complete track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Running Wild ...

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MANOWAR To Appear On VH1's '100 Most Metal Moments'

MANOWAR will be featured as number 63 in the countdown of VH1's "100 Most Metal Moments", to be aired on Tuesday, June 1. The show, which is scheduled to begin at 10:00 p.m. EST, apparently features a segment on MANOWAR breaking the world record and becoming officially the "Loudest Band On Earth!" ...

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MAJESTY Announce New Rhythm Guitarist

Germany's MAJESTY have announced the addition of rhythm guitarist Bjoern Daigger to the group's ranks. Daigger joins the group as the replacement for Udo Keppner, who left the band in April. MAJESTY's video for the track "Into The Stadiums" can still be viewed online in Real Media format at this location. "Into The ...

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